Svetlana Pinaitiene graduated with a BEng degree in Civil Engineering in 2003. Since then she worked as building services engineer for an Engineering company in Centre London and completed a number of commercial projects including complete refurbishment of Marie Curie Hospice in London. In 2008 she joined one of the biggest home builders in the UK and has worked as an architectural designer in housing department. Her role has included co-ordinating Tender Bid Work and Feasibility Scheme planning through the development together with development of best-practice residential unit layouts.